Summer Global Internship
WORK IN EUROPE’S YOUNGEST CITY
where half the population is aged below 26, contributing to vibrant and creative business and social communities.
TAKE DAY TRIPS
to the outskirts of Ireland.
LEARN FROM THE EU’S ONLY ENGLISH-SPEAKING CAPITAL
that hosts the European Headquarters for many US corporations across a range of industry sectors, creating an unrivaled intercultural gateway for business
MULTINATIONAL CORPORATIONS WITH HUBS IN DUBLIN
RANKING IN 2019 BY ECONOMIC GROWTH RATE IN EUROPEAN UNION
Guinness and emigrants were Dublin’s most notable exports for much of the last century, but over the last 30 years, rapid economic growth has turned Dublin into a magnet for people from around the world. Ireland’s open, globalized economy hosts the European headquarters of many multinational corporations; in finance, pharma, technology, and social media. Dublin is a great destination for a challenging and rewarding internship experience - with Ireland’s stunning rural landscapes and historic villages beginning at the edge of the city.
CIEE Dublin is located in Dublin City University´s All Hallows campus in the leafy suburb of Drumcondra, just one-mile north of Dublin City Center.
CIEE wants all our students to feel welcomed, supported, and empowered to succeed while studying abroad. Local CIEE staff have provided details about conditions and cultural attitudes that students with specific identities might encounter in Dublin.
EXCURSIONS & ACTIVITIES
Get to know Dublin with cultural activities such as guided walking tours, visits to museums, cathedrals, galleries, and outdoor excursions to make the most of Ireland’s long summer days.
- See more of Ireland with day trips that bring your coursework to life. Excursions will take you beyond the city to enhance classroom learning and provide intercultural understanding. A visit to Kilkenny includes a tour of the castle in the heart of the city and a walk through landmark sites of this beautiful medieval town.
- Join the locals for a music session at one of Dublin’s heritage pubs
- Visit 1000-year-old cathedrals, take in a traditional hurling match at Croke Park, or wander through the pedestrianized Grafton Quarter
- Explore the 6th-century monastery of Glendalough in the rugged Wicklow mountains, just 1 hour south of the city
- Head south, north or west on a day trip
- Enjoy Dublin´s contemporary art scene
- Take advantage of resume guidance and learn interviewing skills based on the local business culture
- Explore the professional working world of Dublin through site visits, networking events, and guest lectures
- Participate in workshops that will help you make the most of your internship
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Housing & Meals
CIEE Dublin offers housing in apartments located in student residence communities. All housing options are situated in lively districts with multiple dining options, convenient public transport, and are within 30 minutes of walking access to central Dublin.
Standard Housing: Includes a private bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, a dedicated study space, and ample storage in an apartment suite shared with up to seven other students. All students share common spaces, a kitchen, and laundry facilities. Apartments are located within 45 minutes of the CIEE center (transfer required) and 30 minutes of the city center.
Select Housing: Includes a private bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, a dedicated study space, and ample storage in an apartment suite shared with up to seven other students. All students share common spaces, a kitchen, and laundry facilities. Apartments are located within 45 minutes of CIEE (no transfer required) and within 20 minutes of the city center. Select housing requires an additional fee.
A note: Housing is on a first-come, first-served basis. If we cannot accommodate your first housing choice, we’ll let you know before you arrive.
Students can prepare their own meals in the full kitchen. CIEE provides basic cooking utensils and cleaning supplies. Students can also explore the myriad of restaurants in our multicultural neighborhood or throughout the city.
Commute time from housing location to internship will vary depending on the location of the internship provider.
As a global intern in Dublin, you’ll be placed in a non-paying position within one of a wide range of opportunities across a diverse set of innovative industries. Extra-curricular cultural activities in and around Dublin complement your coursework and immerse you in the history and culture of the city.
This eight-week program includes a full-time internship and an integrated online academic course.
Gain real-world work experience, grow your professional network, and bolster your resume while interning at innovative startups, global organizations, multinationals, NGOs, and more in Dublin. Search for a more detailed list of internship opportunities.
Software systems, information technology, and hardware.
Marketing, Communications, and Advertising
Social media, events, advertising, journalism, public relations, and video production.
Accelerators and tech startups, research, business development, and community management.
Youth services and more.
Environmental advocacy, green tech, content creation, event management, and sustainable business development.
Note: Please keep in mind that securing a spot in any of these opportunities is not automatically guaranteed and depends on availability and the internship host organization's decision. This internship listing is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract between CIEE and any applicant, student, institution, or other party. The internships, as described, may be subject to change as a result of ongoing curricular revisions, assignment of lecturers and teaching staff, and program development.
Note: This course listing is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract between CIEE and any applicant, student, institution, or other party. The courses, as described, may be subject to change as a result of ongoing curricular revisions, assignment of lecturers and teaching staff, and program development. Courses may be canceled due to insufficient enrollment.
"(GI)" denotes courses that originated at CIEE's Global Institutes and that are offered at multiple CIEE sites.
Scholarships & Grants
CIEE offers scholarships and grants annually to help students like you make your study abroad dream a reality.
Students who apply to this program are eligible for the following scholarships and grants:
- Ping Scholarships for Academic Excellence
- Global Access Initiative (GAIN) Grants
- CIEE Gilman Go Global Grant
- MSI Grant
- CIEE Stem Scholarship
To be considered, submit the CIEE Scholarships & Grants application within your CIEE program application.
Dates & Fees
You get more for every dollar when you study abroad with CIEE, because our high-quality programs include everything from excursions to insurance. There are no hidden charges, and no disappointing surprises when you arrive.
Fees & Housing
|Program Summer 2024 8 weeks
|Fees & Housing $8,450
To help you budget, keep in mind that students are responsible for the cost of international airfare, local transportation, books and supplies, visas, and personal expenses. In addition, your college or university may charge additional fees for study abroad, or may require you to receive a transcript via CIEE's School of Record, which carries an additional fee of $500.
CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel protection with benefits.
Participation Confirmation = $300
Educational Costs = $4,453
Housing = $3,500
Insurance = $197Total Fees = $8,450
Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.
Meals not included in program fee = $760†
International Airfare = $1,000
Local Transportation = $300
Books & Supplies = $50
Personal expenses = $160
Other = $150Total Costs = $2,420
CIEE accommodation options are detailed in the Housing section. Based on availability, Select or Select Plus Housing can be chosen during the application process for an additional fee:
Select Housing Fee = $400^
CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $8 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, institutional and MSI grants, and Gilman Go Global Grants.
†For groceries if you plan on making your own meals, budget more money if you plan on eating out regularly.
^first-come, first serve, based on availability
Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
Introduction to your program plus practical information about living in your host city
Full-time program leadership and support in your city
Cultural and/or Co-curricular Activities
CIEE iNext travel protection
24/7 emergency on-site support
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